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Yellow garden spider

Argiope aurantia


Big black and yellow spider with sharp features. It has a straight line web which it goes up and down, has a smaller companion a few feet away.


Rural, farm, NJ... northeast USA, August about 75 degrees.


It's web had Z shapes in it.

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Yellow garden spider
Argiope aurantia Argiope aurantia

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1 Comment

Wilsons 9 years ago

Big one is female. Little one is male

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Kingwood Township, New Jersey, USA

Spotted on Aug 27, 2012
Submitted on Aug 28, 2012

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